So for the past 10 years, Brierley has scoured the satellite images of Google Earth, zooming in and out searching for any discernible clues. He found the train station where he used to beg with his brother, then examined the surrounding area and found that his hometown was called Ganesh Talai. He joined a Facebook group, messaging locals to piece the story together. And then, three weeks ago, he boarded a plane. Man Uses Google Earth to Track Down Long-Lost Family in India (via internetmiracles)

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